Le Drapeau Tricolore
[The French Flag]
(Translated by Google Translate with modifications:)
Here, August 25, 1944 Ordered by Captain Sarniguet, sergeants Duriauz Henri, Pierre Noël, Corporal Charles Rouard, firefighters Conversy Marcel, André Taillefer of the Regiment Paris Firefighters hoisted the tricolor in the capital still occupied.
Location. 48° 51.492′ N, 2° 17.677′ E. Marker is in Paris, Île-de-France. Marker can be reached from Avenue Anatole France. Touch for map. This marker is located on west corner of the third level observation deck of the Eiffel Tower. Marker is in this post office area: Paris, Île-de-France 75007, France.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bureau de Gustave Eiffel (here, next to this marker); La Premiere Liaison Radioelectrique (here, next to this marker); Place du Trocadero (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); L’égoùt de Paris (approx. 0.8 kilometers
Categories. • Notable Events • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 349 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.